Do you want to become a registered income tax preparer in Maryland? Are you interested in saving money by preparing your family's taxes?According to O*NET OnLine from the US Department of Labor, tax preparers perform a range of duties for their customers. They: Interview clients to obtain additional information on taxable income and deductible expenses and allowances. Prepare or assist in preparing simple to complex tax returns for individuals or small businesses. Compute taxes owed or overpaid, using adding machines or personal computers, and complete entries on forms, following tax form instructions and tax tables. Consult tax law handbooks or bulletins to determine procedures for preparation of atypical returns. Answer questions and provide future tax planning to clients. Review financial records such as income statements and documentation of expenditures to determine forms needed to prepare tax returns. Explain federal and state tax laws to individuals and companies. Contact us today for more information! Classroom Course: FIN-367: Registered Tax Preparer (offered in the fall) How to register: Click here to see the latest Continuing Education Schedule of Classes. See the Index for the course(s) you are interested in. Note the class schedule, dates, times and cost. Follow the registration directions on the inside front cover of the schedule. Online Courses: FIN-364: Comprehensive Income Tax Preparation FIN-365: Advanced Income Tax Preparation How to register for online courses: These courses at offered through ProTrainTM. Click here for information on how to register for ProTrainTM classes. The Business Studies Department offers related courses for college credit.